The Abbotsford Agrifair—The Best Little Country Fair on Earth!

July 31, 2017

abbotsford agrifairThe Abbotsford Agrifair is more than “the best little country fair on Earth”. It’s Abbotsford’s only event offering such a huge variety of entertainment and education in one location over three days – August 4th to 6th, 2017.

The Canada 150 celebrations are far from over in this wonderful city that is the jewel of the Fraser Valley and only an hour’s drive from downtown Vancouver. Agrifair will once again bridge the gap from city to country and from generation to generation.

All for a very affordable price!

PLUS… the Agrifair has hitched its wagon to a Shooting Star for the second year in a row. All of us at Shooting Star Amusements are THRILLED to be back again for this annual 3-day action-packed country bash. We were such a smash hit last year, we’re licking our chops for the 2017 celebrations!

Location and Admission – Great Discounts Available!

abbotsford agrifairThe action takes place at Abbotsford Exhibition Park, 32470 Haida Drive, starting at 10 a.m. each day August 4th to 6th. Here are the hours of the fair and for Shooting Star’s midway rides and  games.

Children 10 and under are admitted FREE!

Meanwhile, admission is so well priced at $12 per day for an adult and $10 for a senior or student. Better yet, why not get a 3-day wristband for $15 and have in-and-out privileges for the entire event?

Parking is only $5 per day.

Plus there are outstanding value Groupons you can buy for great discounts on 3-day passes and parking combined!

Family Fun and Education You Can Expect

  • Strolling entertainment. You’ll be greeted with tons of roving entertainment including clowns, magicians, bands, balloon artists, and musicians.
  • Laughing Stock Ranch. Ride a pony and pet your favourite animals – puppies, mini-donkeys, rabbits, and more.
  • Face painting at the A-Star Art Parlor.
  • Fire breathing dragon! The amazing 30-feet tall Crushzilla will be blowing fire in the motorsport arena! 
  • Climb the portable wall!
  • Bells & Whistles Minigolf.
  • Poultry in Motion. Take a gander at the world of chicks and chickens at the mobile mini-barn
  • Cone Zone to teach driving safety.
  • Twisters athletic training.
  • Mobile Dairy Classroom. The BC Dairy Association will fascinate you with educational presentations about the dairy industry and nutrition.
  • Giant Canada 150 LEGO sculpture.
  • And so much more we couldn’t possibly list everything.

Heart Pumping Races and Hilarious Competitions

There will be a whole parking lot dedicated to Demolition Derby!
See Canada’s best motocross riders perform the biggest tricks imaginable. Goose bumps guaranteed.

Laugh ‘til you cry watching Laughing Loggers perform their hilarious lumberjack pranks.

Everyone’s favourite, Richard’s Racers are ready to compete! The sight of those adorable pigs trying to outrun each other will leave you in stitches!

Live Shows and Exhibitions

Witness spectacular science demonstrations at the Science World. Be amazed at the display of farming tools from when Canada was still a young country at the Fraser Valley Antique Farm Machinery Association exhibition. Get your free slice of Canada’s 150th birthday cake while you’re there!

Plus there will be 4H shows, military salute performances, and nightly concerts at the Main Stage. From rock favourites to Christian music to songs and dances from countries that make up Canada – your feet will not stop stompin’!

Shooting Star Carnival Returns To Abbotsford Agrifair For More Fun

All of us Shooting Star are pumped to be back at the Abbotsford Agrifair in the heart of the amazing Fraser Valley. We’re bringing all of your favourite rides and games, plus those mouth-watering treats like the famous mini-donuts and cotton candy. By the way, try the deep fried Oreos at the Think Sweet Deep Fried Treats Truck. O… M… G…

Get your ride thrills from high noon each day at 32470 Haida Drive.

Remember to get our awesome money-saving and hassle-free wristbands! You can ride all day for just $35. Friday is extra special – it’s our Toonie Afternoon. Ride any ride from noon till 3:00 p.m. for just 2 bucks a ride!

With all the innovative fun, family events and educational exhibitions, Abbotsford Agrifair is an exhilarating and inspiring eye-opener to both country and city folk. And during the year of Canada 150th celebrations, it’s just a great place to be Canadian, eh?

See you at the Abbotsford Agrifair! Don’t miss this absolutely amazing, star-studded event!

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